Kent business, defined by women
A century on from women’s first right to vote and more than 40 years from the Sex Discrimination Act, finding a woman in the top role of a business is still relatively rare. This month, we start a series of features focusing on female entrepreneurs in the South East.
‘Geek’ finds his niche
Spotting a gap in the market is a talent everyone in business aspires to. Matthew Moreton saw his chance and has reaped the benefit.
Disaster relief in a box
Over many years as a British police officer, David Hatcher thought he’d seen the worst that humanity had to suffer.
A patriotic business
Former naval officer Richard Thackray creates 100% British-made products and pledges 10% of profits to ex-service charities
Tech and the trader
From digital pioneer to global leader in a competitive market, Tom Higgins has ridden the wave of technological development – and loved every minute.
A passion for equality
Science is still a male-dominated world, says the ecology entrepreneur who is fighting to ensure women have at least a 50-50 chance of success.